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MSc Digital Technology Solutions

MSc Digital Technology Solutions

Helping experienced professionals further knowledge in data analytics or cyber security

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Apprenticeships Overview

The Institute of Coding at Newcastle University has done extensive work to develop business-relevant MSc-level degree apprenticeships that will drive technological innovation and change in your organisation.

Because of our sector leading expertise in computing and business, the programmes at Newcastle University are uniquely placed to both enhance employee skills, improve productivity, and drive innovation. We have three MSc Digital and Technology Solutions apprenticeship programmes available, with intakes starting in September every year:

• Data Analytics Specialism for experienced IT professionals
• Cyber Security Specialism for experienced IT professionals
• Software Engineering Specialism for those currently not working in technical roles

Our degree apprenticeships will further advantage your organisation by providing opportunities for your employees to network and share ideas, and best practice, with IT professionals from a range of industries and backgrounds; giving you access to cutting edge innovations and high-level connections with diverse, market-leading organisations from across the North East, and beyond. The apprentices will have access to our state-of-the-art facilities in the University’s Urban Sciences Building, on the centrally located Newcastle Helix Site, together with a wealth of online resources, and the University’s library.

Applications are now open for September 2021 admissions, please email us to find out more. 

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Cyber Security

This two year course will upskill employees working as IT professionals, in current and evolving issues of Cyber Security including information and system security, security tools and analysis. It will help develop their skills in leadership and innovation, and culminates in a project based within their workplace.

Our apprenticeships allow companies to upskill current employees and new graduates, and empower them to become better leaders as well as technical experts.

Apprentices who successfully complete this programme will earn an MSc Digital and Technology Solutions (Cyber Security) from Newcastle University.

Applications are now open for September 2021 entry, please submit an enquiry using the link below to find out more.

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How to Protect your Workplace: Smart Building Security and Ethical Hacking Cyber Security Masterclass & Q&A

How to Protect your Workplace: Smart Building Security and Ethical Hacking 
Cyber Security Masterclass & Q&A

Thursday 22 April, 10am – 11am

FREE Online Zoom webinar

Are you responsible for protecting your workplace and its occupants from Cyber Security threats? This FREE masterclass designed for those working in the field will give you practical tools to help you stay one step ahead of cyber criminals and better protect your workplace. Led live by programme lecturers John Mace and Rasha Ibrahim, you'll gain a taster of what we teach on our Degree Apprenticeship in Cyber Security.

Data Analytics

This two year course will upskill employees working as IT professionals, in current and evolving issues of Data Analytics including data management and visualisation, Big Data analysis, statistical approaches to data, and machine learning. It will help develop their skills in leadership and innovation, and culminates in a project based within their workplace.

Our apprenticeships allow companies to upskill current employees and new graduates, and empower them to become better leaders as well as technical experts.

Apprentices who successfully complete this programme will earn an MSc Digital and Technology Solutions (Data Analytics) from Newcastle University.

Applications are now open, please email us to find out more. 

Dates correct at the the time of writing

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Skills Introductory Masterclass

Data Science and Artificial Intelligence (AI) Skills

Introductory Masterclass

2pm - 3pm, Thursday 15 April

FREE Online Zoom webinar

Learn more about data science and artificial intelligence (AI) and how they can be used to better understand and utilise data your business in this FREE masterclass is designed for people working in data science and AI who want to improve their skills and knowledge and well as senior leaders who want to improve their business’ data science and AI capability. 

Held live the masterclass is led by Matt Forshaw, Senior Lecturer on our Degree Apprenticeship in Data Analytics. As well as giving you an insight into this growing area of data science that we teach on our programme, you'll also gain skills in this session taught on the Degree Apprenticeship programme

Software Engineering

This two-year Software Engineering apprenticeship programme is aimed at individuals without a technical background who want to kick-start their career in IT.

Having run a conversion Computer Science master’s programme for over 20 years, apprentices will benefit from the University’s strong expertise in reskilling experienced professionals into technical roles.

This programme can be used to access new talent, support non-technical staff move into a technical role, reskill recent graduates, women’s returners or recent military service leavers.

Apprentices who successfully complete this programme will earn an MSc Digital and Technology Solutions Specialist (Software Engineering) from Newcastle University.